The British Embassy in Dublin maintains and develops relations between the UK and Ireland.
Due to coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions, Embassy staff are working remotely, however, we are available 24/7 on +353 (0) 1205 3700.
If in need of urgent assistance, please stay on the line and select the option for ‘calling about an emergency involving a British national’ to speak to an officer.
We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Ireland. Find out more on our Ireland and the UK news page.
If you’re travelling in Ireland, see our [Ireland Travel Advice] (https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/ireland) about coronavirus (COVID-19).
See also our coronavirus travel advice for all our latest guidance on travel during coronavirus.
If you’re in Ireland and you need advice which is not covered by reading our travel advice then you can contact us online
If in need of urgent assistance (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +44 20 7008 5000 / +44 1908 51 6666, which are available 24/7.
Get an emergency travel document
If the person needing the emergency travel document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.
If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.
If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before
If you’re not sure, check if you’re a British citizen
If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Ireland.